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Director (feature film)

I'll Be There (1927) as Director

Cast (feature film)

The Black Orchid (1959) as Uncle Angelo
An aging widower fights family disapproval when he falls in love with a gangster''''s widow.
Serenade (1956) as Giuseppe
A rising opera star is torn between his wealthy benefactor and a poor innocent.
Three for Jamie Dawn (1956) as Mr. Mazziota
Santiago (1956) as Cook
A hardened gun runner attempts to take a shipment to Cuba to assist with the rebellion against Spain.
Serenade (1956) as Luigi, waiter
A rising opera star is torn between his wealthy benefactor and a poor innocent.
The Racers (1955) as
A man alienates everyone around him on his goal to become a world-famous race car driver.
Dragon's Gold (1953) as Nico
John Archer, Hillary Brooke, Noel Cravat, Dayton Lummis, Merrill Stone. In Hong Kong, Chinese general Wong Kai Hai (Noel Cravat) uses deceptive methods to sidetrack a bonding company investigator searching for seven million in missing gold.
Hangman's Knot (1952) as
Rebel soldiers raid a Union gold shipment, then learn the Civil War has been over for a month.
The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima (1952) as Vitorio
Three children from a small village claim to have seen a vision of the Virgin Mary.
Mask of the Avenger (1951) as
When his father is murdered, an Italian nobleman becomes an outlaw to avenge the crime.
September Affair (1951) as Mr. Peppino
An industrialist (Joseph Cotton) and a pianist (Joan Fontaine) meet on a trip and fall in love. Through a quirk of fate, they are reported dead in a crash though they weren't on the plane. This gives them the opportunity to live together free from their previous lives. Unfortunately, this artificial arrangement leads to greater and greater stress. Eventually the situation collapses when they come to pursue their original, individual interests without choosing a common path.
A Place in the Sun (1951) as Truck driver
An ambitious young man wins an heiress' heart but has to cope with his former girlfriend's pregnancy.
The Walking Hills (1949) as Bartender
A group of treasure hunters search for a wagon load of gold, buried years before in Death Valley.
Alias the Champ (1949) as Headwaiter
A Foreign Affair (1948) as Accordian player
A prim Congresswoman gets caught up in the romantic decadence of post-war Germany.
The Dude Goes West (1948) as Train passenger
A tenderfoot tries to help a miner's daughter protect her claim.
Madonna of the Desert (1948) as Beppo
Wild Horse Mesa (1947) as Clemente
Dave and Chito are working for Melburn who is looking for wild horses. Olmstead has his men looking for then also. When Dave finds them first, Olmstead buys them from Melburn and then kills him. A clue leads Dave to Olmstead's where he breaks in and finds the murder weapon. When he takes his evidence to the Marshal he learns Olmstead has been murdered and he is the one under arrest.
Riding the California Trail (1947) as Baby
The Cisco Kid tries to help an heiress about to lose her fortune.
Beauty and the Bandit (1946) as Baby
Love complicates the Cisco Kid's plans to return stolen money to the poor.
Slightly Scandalous (1946) as
Fred Brady plays twin brothers (actually triplets in the final scene), one of whom has three girls on a romantic string and is trying to sell a television show to a fountain pen manufacturer (Walter Catlett.) The other doesn't have one girl and quietly sells insurance. The insurance seller invests money in his brother's show and, in the process of protecting his investment, gets involved with his twin's romances. Things eventually work out and the TV promoter winds up with the manufacturer's daughter (Paula Drew) and the salesman with Sheila Ryan. Lita Baron (in her Isabelita days) gets to dance a few numbers with the music of the (12th-billed) Guadalajara Trio, and Nick Moro & Frank Yaconelli, the old vaudeville team that was seen together mostly in Tom Keene westerns at Monogram in the early 1940's.
The Thrill of Brazil (1946) as Photographer
A theater producer is torn between his leading lady and his ex-wife while staging a show in Rio.
South of Monterey (1946) as Baby
The Cisco Kid sets out to expose a crooked police chief.
Man of Courage (1943) as Pete
Where Trails End (1942) as Pancake
Arizona Round-up (1942) as Pancake
Where Trails End (1942) as Pierre La Fair
Western Mail (1942) as Lopez Mendoza
Fiesta (1941) as Pedro
A lady rancher upsets her family by bringing home a fiance from the city.
Forced Landing (1941) as Zomar
Fiesta (1941) as Pablo
A lady rancher upsets her family by bringing home a fiance from the city.
Our Wife (1941) as Hat vender
A musician's ex-wife wants him back after he finds love and success.
Las Vegas Nights--"The Last Frontier Town" (1941) as Mexican trio, concertina player
A vaudeville act tries to turn a broken-down house into a posh nightclub.
Las Vegas Nights--"The Last Frontier Town" (1941) as Mexican trio, guitar and violin player
A vaudeville act tries to turn a broken-down house into a posh nightclub.
World Premiere (1941) as DeGrasse's barber
Barnacle Bill (1941) as Fisherman
A fishing boat captain searches for romance in hopes of improving his financial picture.
Mr. Dynamite (1941) as Armenian man
Lone Star Law Men (1941) as Lopez Mendoza
Duke is the leader of a gang of border bandits. When Marshal Brady is sent to investigate, he is shot. Found by Tom and sidekick Lopez, Tom gets Brady to make him his deputy. Duke makes Tom Sheriff and Tom sets a trap to capture the gang. But Duke is suspicious and changes plans and Tom quickly finds himself Duke's prisoner.
The Driftin' Kid (1941) as Lopez Mendoza
Riding the Sunset Trail (1941) as Lopez Mendoza
Two in a Taxi (1941) as Tony Vitale
Hurry, Charlie, Hurry (1941) as Peanut vendor
A small-town banker and his wife quarrel over their daughter''''s love life.
Glamour Boy (1941) as Proprietor of soda fountain
Marathon Pictures is stuck with Billy Doran (Darryl Hickman), Whiz Quiz radio show star but a flop in Hollywood. Ex-child star Tiny Barlow (Jackie Cooper) suggests that the studio remake "Skippy", the film that made him famous, with himself as coach for little Billy. A. J. Colder (Walter Abel), Marathon's Mighty Mogul, agrees. Joan Winslow (Susanna Foster), a contract player who has never had a part, is picked to replace balky Brenda Lee (Ann Gillis) in Marathon's monster musical of the year. Tiny poses as a big shot and takes credit for getting Joan the role. They are soon seen everywhere together as Tiny is taking advantage of her publicity build-up for his own gain, until he suddenly finds out he is in love with her and confesses his duplicity. This occurs when Colder has forbid Joan to see Tiny anymore, directing her to only be seen with important people who can help her career, and Tiny thinks it is because she has dumped him. He enters into a conspiracy with Brenda's agent, Mickey Fadden (John Gallaudet), to make Brenda give up her strike and accept the role Colder gave Joan. She does and Tiny is given the role of her leading man. But he is unhappy about what he has done in costing Joan her big chance, plus his old friend, Georgie Clemons (Jackie Searle) who used to play the mean kid in Tiny's films is also replaced. Faced with the taunts of the production crew because of what he helped engineer and broken hearted about Joan, Tiny walks out on the picture, climbs into his automobile and heads for parts unknown. Little Billy, who adores him, stows away in the luggage compartment. Billy, the high IQ kid, has devised a scheme to set everything right.
Dr. Cyclops (1940) as Pedro
A brilliant physicist in the Peruvian jungle discovers how to shrink his enemies.
Wild Horse Range (1940) as Manny
Girls Under 21 (1940) as Mr. Papadakus
East Side Kids (1940) as Tony
A street tough searches for evidence to get his brother out of prison.
The Cheyenne Kid (1940) as Manuel
A ranch owner gives the Cheyenne Kid $1000 and sends him off to buy cattle. At the same time he fires a ranch hand and that hand rides ahead and alerts Jeff Baker about the $1000. Bakers' henchman are too late to get the Kid but they kill the rancher paid by the Kid. The Sheriff then arrests the Kid claiming he murdered the rancher to get the money back and that Baker said he then lost it at his gambling table.
Pioneer Days (1940) as Manuel
Torrid Zone (1940) as Lopez
A Central American plantation manager and his boss battle over a traveling showgirl.
Argentine Nights (1940) as Bus driver
Down Argentine Way (1940) as
Love and horse racing spice up an American girl's South American vacation.
The Mark of Zorro (1940) as Servant
A Spanish nobleman becomes a masked outlaw by night to battle a local tyrant.
The Farmer's Daughter (1940) as Sound effects man
Escape to Paradise (1939) as Manuel
Trigger Smith (1939) as Lopez
Across the Plains (1939) as Lopez
Two young brothers are separated when their wagon train is attacked and their parents killed. One brother Cherokee is raised by Indians and the other, the Kansas Kid, by the outlaw gang leader Buff. Twenty years later they unknowingly meet again when the Kid goes after wagons being guided by Cherokee.
Drifting Westward (1939) as Lopez
Let Us Live (1939) as Cab driver
Two wrongly convicted men are sentenced to death.
Union Pacific (1939) as Card player
A crooked politician tries to stop construction of the first intercontinental railroad.
Missing Daughters (1939) as Italian
Wild Horse Canyon (1938) as Lopez
You Can't Have Everything (1937) as Guitar player
Starving playwright Judith Wells meets playboy writer of musicals, George Macrae, over a plate of stolen spaghetti. He persuades producer Sam Gordon to buy her ridiculous play "North Winds" just to improve his romantic chances, and even persuades her to sing in the sort of show she pretends to despise. But just when their romance is going well, Gordon's former flame Lulu reveals the ace up her sleeve...
It Could Happen to You (1937) as Greek
You Can't Have Everything (1937) as Accordian player
Starving playwright Judith Wells meets playboy writer of musicals, George Macrae, over a plate of stolen spaghetti. He persuades producer Sam Gordon to buy her ridiculous play "North Winds" just to improve his romantic chances, and even persuades her to sing in the sort of show she pretends to despise. But just when their romance is going well, Gordon's former flame Lulu reveals the ace up her sleeve...
Romance Rides the Range (1936) as "Tony"
The Three Mesquiteers (1936) as Pete
Lullaby and his World War I buddies head west to farmstead. When the Canfield brothers try to stop them, they get help from Stony and Tucson as Livingstone and Corrigan start their long run as Mesquiteers while Saylor makes his lone appearance.
The Tia Juana Kid (1936) as Pancho
The Walking Dead (1936) as Convict
A framed man comes back from the dead to seek revenge.
Wanted! Jane Turner (1936) as Spumoni
A postal detective tracks the gang that robbed a mail truck and killed the driver.
Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936) as Peon
A Mexican turns bandit when his wife is murdered.
Blazing Justice (1936) as Sheriff
Lucky Terror (1936) as Tony
Molton is after Jim Thorton's gold. Fleeing with the gold, Thorton gets the drop on Lucky. He switches hats but falls to his death trying to switch horses. Later Molton sees Lucky wearing Thorton's hat and tries to pin Thorton's murder on him. Lucky is acquitted but Molton knows he has the gold and his gang goes after him.
Down to the Sea (1936) as Pete
Gun Play (1935) as Frank [Gorman]
Intercepting Holt's mail, Meeker learns a gold treasure is somewhere on the Holt ranch and he sees the clue to its location. When he solves the puzzle he learns the treasure location can be found in the boots. But he earlier discarded the supposedly worthless boots and seeing Bill Williams now wearing them, he and his men go after Williams.
Five Bad Men (1935) as Tony
Let's Live Tonight (1935) as Organ grinder
Unknown Woman (1935) as Italian
A female undercover agent tracks down bond thieves.
Western Frontier (1935) as Hawhaw
Love Me Forever (1935) as
A mob figure helps launch a singer's career only to lose her to a younger man.
The Best Man Wins (1935) as Waiter
Alice Adams (1935) as
A small-town girl with social ambitions falls in love with a local playboy.
Awakening of Jim Burke (1935) as Barber
Lawless Riders (1935) as Pedro
When Edith overhears Bart's plan to rob the bank she informs Ken. But she is also overheard and when Ken goes to investigate, Bart's Henchman Prod frames him for the robbery. Thrown in jail, Ken's pal Pedro arrives with a plan to get him out.
Death Flies East (1935) as Italian
Death Takes a Holiday (1934) as Vendor
Death goes on vacation to learn about mortal life -- and love.
It Happened One Night (1934) as Tony
A newspaperman tracks a runaway heiress on a madcap cross-country tour.
Girl in Danger (1934) as Waiter
Broadway Bill (1934) as Spaniard
An heiress and her brother-in-law defy her father by going into horse racing.
Strawberry Roan (1933) as Shanty
Parade of the West (1930) as Sicily Joe
Firebrand Jordan (1930) as Tony
'Firebrand' Jordan (Lane Chandler) is a ranger sent into the high Sierras to assist the local Sheriff Ed Burns (Tom London) in captruing a mysterious band of counterfeiters. His coming is made known to the gang leader, who sends three of his henchmen to get the ranger and gets three empty horses back. Meanwhile, back at the ranch, Judd Howe (Fred Harvey) has disappeared, leaving his two daughters,Joan (Aline Goodwin) and Peggy (Marguerite Ainslee), worried and in financial distress. The big-moneyed man of the district, David Hampton (Sheldon Lewis),lying that their father owes him money, attempts to make Joan accede to his less-than-honorable wishes.Jordan discovers that Hampton is really the gang leader he is hunting, succeeds in capturing the outlaws in an old mine, frees Howe who was being held prisoner, and wins the hand of Joan.
SeƱor Americano (1929) as Manana
U.S.Army Lieutenant Michael Banning is sent to Mexican-owned southern California to investigate lawless land grabbing. There, he (and his horse Tarzan) wins a golden bridle in a riding contest sponsored by Carmelita (Kathryn Crawford), daughter of the Spanish Grandee Don Manuel (Frank Beale.) This irrates Ramirez (Gino Corrado), who has plans for Carmelita himself, and he attempts to steal the bridle but Banning subdues him. Maddox (J.P.McGowan), leader of the land-grabbers, has Banning jailed.

Cast (short)

Cash Stashers (1953)
In this short film, we see the humorous (and disastrous) results when people save their money in unsafe places.

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